Octopus Deploy Downloads

Version 2.6.5

Released Monday, April 20, 2015

Octopus Server Download for 32-bit/x86 Download for 64-bit/x64 26.3 MB Includes the web portal and central orchestration service. Run this installer on only the central Octopus Deploy server.
Octopus Tentacle Download for 32-bit/x86 Download for 64-bit/x64 21.2 MB Deployment agent service. Run this installer on all of the machines that you plan to deploy software to.
Command Line Download 0.8 MB Octo.exe command line tool for automating Octopus.
TeamCity Plugin Download 1.4 MB Plugin for JetBrains TeamCity 7+.

Release notes

Highlights of 2.6

  • Lifecycles to control promotion and automate deployments
  • Automatic release creation from NuGet push
  • Running steps in parallel
  • Up to 5x faster package uploads
  • Skipping offline machines

Read more about it in the blog post

Changes from build 2.6.4.951 to 2.6.5.1010

  • 1515 - Added extra logging around Automatic Release Creation
  • 1514 - Automatic Release now fixed if automatically generated release number was already used
  • 1565 - Fix memory leak with ActorStateFile last snapshot on Tentacle
  • 1512 - Automatic Release creation uses pre-release tag but only for nominated package

Changes from build 2.6.3.886 to 2.6.4.951

  • 1456 - 2.6 Lifecycle retention policies displaying messages incorrectly
  • 1507 - Allow variables to be updated even if the deployment process has changed
  • 1477 - Automatic release creation now works for first release
  • 1510 - Fixed bug in IIS script for non-SNI bindings
  • 1411 - Corrected issue where polling Tentacles couldn't be correctly re-configured as Listening Tentacles
  • 1481 - Environment history added to releases to show release history for users with view permissions
  • 1482 - Correct help text added SMTP Port field
  • 1485 - Defect permissions corrected to allow for users to block or unblock releases
  • 1479 - Steps now populate isSkipped when determined to be skipped during deployment (such as incorrect environment)

Changes from build 2.6.2.845 to 2.6.3.886

  • 1488 - Fixed a Tentacle issue that caused deployments to hang
  • 1484 - If indexes are out of date when creating a release, variables will be not removed from the snapshot
  • 1489 - Manual health checks now use a 5-minute timeout, not 40 seconds
  • 1478 - New HTTPS bindings no longer show SNI as undefined

Changes from build 2.6.1.796 to 2.6.2.845

  • 1406 - Run steps in parallel, now more robust when steps are skipped or reordered
  • 1475 - Automatic retries around streaming uploads
  • 1421 - Octo.exe Import/export now with Lifecycles!
  • 1390 - Octo.exe deploy-release updated help reference to "--version=latest" usage.
  • 1202 - Variable editable when variable scoped over multiple environments with combination view/edit permissions

Changes from build 2.6.0.778 to 2.6.1.796

  • 1450 - Fixed issue causing deployments to stall mid-deployment (fingers crossed)
  • 1442 - 2.6 health check task should not timeout prematurely
  • 1433 - Library -> Packages page now available for non-administrators
  • 1428 - Service paths quoted when deploying a service
  • 1430 - Fixed an issue causing diagnostics page not to show

Changes from build 2.6.0.751 (pre-release) to 2.6.0.778

  • 1392 - Project dashboard reverted - slow loading cannot be fixed until 3.0
  • 1402 - Fixed HTTP bindings displaying SNI as "Undefined"
  • 1391 - Hide promote button when user doesn't have permission on next environment in lifecycle
  • 1387 - Pagination in Internal repository fixed when many versions
  • 1379 - Fixed issue with role case-sensitivity - causing variable scope issues
  • 1384 - Fixed typo in new sc.exe config causing error

Changes from build 2.6.0.749 to 2.6.0.751

  • 1378 - Corrected ordering of deployment steps when the number of steps is greater than 9
  • 1381 - Create configuration variable to enable updating environment variables

Changes from build 2.5.12.666

  • 1277 - Now delete all files during retention policy clean up including read only
  • 1350 - Issue with backups not completing fixed
  • 430 - Built-in support for SNI
  • 1152 - Can now save a team and AD group at the same time
  • 1279 - New configuration variable for maxium concurrent deployments across all projects/environments
  • 1023 - Deployment log no longer showing warnings for tentacles not included in project
  • 1347 - Dollar signs now allowed in custom installation paths
  • 1257 - Max parallelism setting now applied when tentacles are directly downloading
  • 1223 - Deployment now fails if an SSL binding error occurs
  • 1346 - Fixed an issue when deploying a Windows service
  • 1352 - Faster package uploads for listening Tentacles
  • 1256 - Fixed high CPU usage and package file expansion issue
  • 1244 - Lifecycles
  • 1348 - Retention policies now defined in Lifecycles
  • 1182 - Multiple instance installer fixed for polling tentacles
  • 1197 - Ability to skip offline machines when deploying
  • 1204 - OctoPack 3 now correctly packages binaries when a custom OutDir is used
  • 1194 - Fix MissingMethod exception when referencing the Octopus.Client NuGet package
  • 1349 - Red Gate Database post deploy validation can now be turned off
  • 1269 - Better exception handling for IIS authentication configuration
  • 1156 - NuGet.exe updated to 2.8.3 in OctoPack
  • 1275 - Installer improvements
  • 1341 - Package repository cleaner now cleaning deployed packages
  • 1348 - Retention policies now defined on lifecycles

Upgrading

Always take a backup before upgrading your Octopus server. Check our upgrading guide for more information.

Historical releases

Older releases of Octopus are also available for download.